Chief Technology Officer

Recruitment #20-CI0407-01

Nature of Work

The fundamental reason this job exists is to work with the Mayor’s Information Technology Advisory Committee in planning and guiding the IT functions of the City of Montgomery and oversee all operations of the Information Technology Department including the design, management, and security of the City’s critical business systems, mainframe/server infrastructure, Data Center operations, web based technologies, office systems, and end user support.  The Information Technology Department is a highly secure area and the Director is responsible for the security of all equipment and software. Duties also include project management and planning with various City departments dealing directly with department heads to define project needs of the departments including software development and hardware needs.  This position reports to the Chief of Staff.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Information Technology or a closely related field and seven (7) years’ experience at the executive management level overseeing all information technology functions and staff of an IT organization with a user population equivalent to the City of Montgomery’s.

Special Requirements

Must be willing to work nights, weekends and holidays and be on-call in order to respond to information technology emergencies.

Kind of Examination

Applications are being accepted to fill one (1) vacancy and any vacancies that may occur during the life of the register.  The current vacancy is with the City of Montgomery Information Technology Department.  Applicants will be screened and qualified based upon education and experience as shown on the application and supplemental questionnaire.  For this reason, applicants are urged to fill in the online application and supplemental questionnaire completely, providing detailed information concerning the kinds of jobs they have held, the dates they held them, where and exactly what their duties were. If the number of qualified applicants exceeds the appropriate number of eligible applicants for immediate referral, a selection procedure will be administered. Tied scores will not be broken. If the number of qualified applicants is equal to or less than the appropriate number for referral, qualified candidates will be certified as equally qualified.

Complete an online application by visiting Montgomery City-County Personnel's Online Employment Center. Paper applications are no longer accepted. Completed applications will be accepted online until 5:00 p.m. on the closing date. If there is no closing date, the announcement may be closed at any time without prior notice.

Additional Information

BENEFITS: Employees are offered a competitive benefits package which includes health, dental, and life insurance, paid annual and sick leave, paid holidays, and a retirement program.

DRUG TEST: Employment is conditional upon the potential employee passing a preemployment drug test. (The drug test may require the submission of a sample of hair, finger nails, and/or urine that will verify illegal drug use).

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Discrimination against any person in recruitment, examination, appointment, training, promotion, retention, discipline, or any other aspect of personnel administration because of political or religious opinions or affiliations or because of race, national origin, or any other non merit factors is prohibited. Discrimination on the basis of age, sex, or physical disability is prohibited except where specific age, sex, or physical requirements constitute a bona fide occupational qualification necessary to proper and efficient administration.

REQUEST FOR ACCOMMODATION: Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, it is the responsibility of the applicant with a disability to request accommodation which he/she requires in order to participate in the application or examination process. The Personnel Department reserves the right to require documentation of the need for accommodation under the ADA. In order to request accommodation in the application or testing process, contact the Personnel Director at (334) 625-2675.

I9: Prior to your employment, you will be required to provide to your employer documentation of your identity and employment eligibility in order to comply with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986.

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